Gesneriaceae Plants in Florescence
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1.Paraboea sp.
Photo by Dr. Wen Fang from The glass display greenhouse for GCCC, cultivated by Mr. Bo Pan
This species was collected by Mr. Bo Pan from Yangshan County, Guangdong in 2011. It looks similar to Paraboea barbatipes K. Y. Pan, it is another unknown one. More researches need to do in the near future.

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2. Oreocharis dayaoshanioides Yan Liu & W. B. Xu
Photo by Dr. Wen Fang with Mr. Stephen Maciejewski and Prof. Wei Yi-Gang

This new species was published in 2012. It is so amazing and fabulous that everyone who meets this species with flowers firstly couldn't help send wonderment. What beautiful flowers they are!
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The second photograph was taken by a shutterbug, Mr. Huang Qiu. Thank him very much!

3. Primulina purpurea F. Wen, B. Zhao & Y.G Wei


This new species was published in December, 2012. This species looks very like Primulina medica (D. Fang) Y. Z.Wang without flowers. You will see P. medica below.
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4. Primulina medica (D. Fang & W. T. Wang) Y. Z. Wang

This species looks very like Primulina purpurea F. Wen, B. Zhao & Y.G Wei without flowers.

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5. Primulina eburnea (Hance)Y. Z.Wang

This species is a rare cosmopolitic species in this genus, Primulina. Another one in this genus is P. fimbrisepala.
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6. Hemiboea subcapitata var. pterocaulis Z.Y. Li
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